Rose Cook’s ‘A Poem for Someone Who is Juggling Her Life’ (LentBlog34)

  This being a Saturday in Lent, I am reblogging a favourite post from my archives. Here is one of … More

All you have is now

  Dear Ant Isn’t it strange, how quickly you notice your passing from one world into the next? One minute … More

On not being grateful for cancer

  An old friend of mine wrote to me the other day, out of the blue, to tell me about … More

Lifesaving Poems: Rose Cook’s ‘A Poem for Someone Who is Juggling Her Life’

Rose Cook’s marvellous ‘Poem for someone who is juggling her life’ came into my life a year or two ago … More

On disappearing

I wrote recently about poets who disappear from view, specifically Susannah Amoore, from Faber’s Poetry Introduction 6. My point is far … More